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September 2014

Interfaith Prayer for Peace, Johannesburg, September 14th, 2014

By |September 14th, 2014|

In solidarity with the victims of those who perpetuate injustice in the name of religion.

August 2014

Fiction: Moon Sonnet (A Short Story)

By |August 5th, 2014|

I submitted this short story for Short Story Day Africa 2014. This year's theme was Terra Incognita. Though I do read in the genre, writing speculative fiction is indeed unknown ground for me. My story didn't make the longlist so I thought I would share it with you here.

July 2014

Happy Eid

By |July 27th, 2014|

happy-eid,pattern

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 21-30

By |July 27th, 2014|

The final installment of 14-word couplets inspired by the 2014 Ramadan Photo A Day challenge.

Product Photography: niQi Eid 2014

By |July 20th, 2014|

NiQi 2014 | Art Nouveau Eid Gifting

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 11-20

By |July 18th, 2014|

14-word couplets inspired by Days 11-20 of the Ramadan Photo A Day challenge.

What Am I To Do

By |July 15th, 2014|

What Am I To Do
Saaleha Idrees Bamjee

what am I to do with these strange women
holding up dead dolls, bloodied on my screen
swaddled in strips […]

Ramadan Photo A Day 2014: Days 1-10

By |July 8th, 2014|

For this year's Ramadan Photo A Day challenge, I decided to write and photograph 14-word couplets inspired by the binary prompts.

Hashtag NizamiyeSunrise

By |July 5th, 2014|

All the visual clichés I could not resist shooting just before sunrise at the Nizamiye Mosque Complex in Midrand.

June 2014

Ramadaan Kareem

By |June 28th, 2014|

More from Kampala and Writivism

By |June 26th, 2014|

On our third night in Kampala, a young singer called AFRI took to the stage at the National Theatre. When she opened her mouth, a hand stretched out from inside it, plunged into my chest and grasped my heart. It held on to the beating lump for the rest of the song and for the one after it, pressing gentle fingerprints into each pulse...

Days 1 and 2, Writivism 2014, Kampala

By |June 18th, 2014|

Photographing in and around Kampala.

Photography: Eastern Cape – April 2014

By |June 15th, 2014|

Kwantu Game Reserve, Port Elizabeth, Cape St Francis, VW Auto Pavillion - Uitenhage

Camera Collectanea: Kingsmead Book Fair, Dragon Fruit and Miscellany

By |June 14th, 2014|

Papier Mache sculpture and other new photography.